Billiard Halls/Poolrooms/Bowling Alley License
Billiard Halls/Poolrooms/Bowling Alley License

Licenses and Permits

A valid Billiard Hall license is required for any business to keep, operate or maintain any billiard or pocket billiard hall or poolroom or place where billiards or pocket billiards or pool may be played, or any bowling alley, without first having procured a license therefore from the City.

Regulations

  • All children under the age of sixteen (16) years must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
  • Licenses will not be issued to any person who has been convicted, within the last five (5) years prior to the date of application, of violating any of the prohibitory liquor laws, gambling laws or laws involving moral turpitude of the State of City.
  • Licenses will not be issued to any person who has been convicted of permitting any child under the age of sixteen to work, loaf, play or loiter in any billiard room or poolroom while not accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

A complete list of regulations can be found in Chapter 5.20 of the Shawnee Municipal Code.

Application
The completed application, a copy of a State license and fee must be submitted by mail or in person to City Clerk’s office, 11110 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66203.

Billiard Application (pdf)

Fees
Billiard Halls and Poolrooms: $50.00 plus $10.00 for every table over one
Bowling Alleys: $100.00 plus $25.00 for every alley over one

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